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(Lanka-e-News-20.April.2014, 3.30PM) The attack launched on the opposition MPs at the Mattala airport and in the vicinity of the Hambantota Port had been on the direct orders of Namal Rajapakse the Presidents son , yet again underscoring the egregious lawlessness raging in the country fed and fattened by the Rajapakse rulers….
A Tamil woman from Matale in the Central Province was knifed to death allegedly by a Civil Security Division paramilitary operative of the Sri Lankan military near Punnai-neeraavi in Ki’linochchi a few days ago. The SL police detained the paramilitary operative after securing the murder weapon from the CSD operative on Wednesday. The identity [...]
The masterminds behind the alleged international kidney racket, which came under Indian police radar..
The international media watch dog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) in a statement has condemned an al..
Bank of Ceylon performed Avurudu Ganu-Denu with President Mahinda Rajapaksa on April 15 at its Tanga..
Sri Lanka has made new diplomatic appointments to India, Unite States and Germany, External Affairs ..
Hambantota is fast becoming a place notorious for thuggery and crimes providing grist to the ant..
It was with shock and dismay that we watched a video footage of some UNP MPs being attacked in Hamba..
The five UNP MPs who were attacked by UPFA mobs when they visited the Mattala Airport and Hambantota..
(Lanka-e-News-19.April.2014, 1.00PM) A 29-year old freelance Tamil journalist has been attacked by unknown men wearing helmets in the tightly guarded Northern Jaffna…
In a move interpreted as a sharp response to Sri Lanka’s war on Tamil diaspora, more than 80 Tamil community organizations from across Canada have come together in an initiative to create a consensus outlining their collective position and guiding principles on Tamil struggle-centric engagement. The Tamil Assembly rejected the proscription of 16 Tamil diaspora [...]
In a move interpreted as a sharp response to Sri Lanka's war on Tamil diaspora, more than 80 Tamil community organizations from across Canada have come together in an initiative to create a consensus outlining their collective position and guiding principles on Tamil struggle-centric engagement. The Tamil Assembly rejected the proscription of 16 Tamil diaspora [...]
David Cameron's office says decision taken after Sri Lanka failed to conduct its own inquiry into civil war Britain is to join the US and three other countries in pushing for a full international inquiry into alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka after the government there failed to satisfy international calls for a such an [...]
With the contract dispute between Sri Lanka Cricket and the players yet to resolved, the selectors have asked players to come clear on their availability for the forthcoming tour of Ireland and England.
(Lanka-e-News- 18.April.2014, 3.30PM) Mark the day. Thursday, April 17, 2014 would go down in Sri Lankan history as a ‘black day’. Elected Representatives of the people, a team of UNP Parliamentarians…
(Lanka-e-News- 18.April.2014, 3.30PM) The group of UNP M.P.s who toured to inspect the Mattala international airport and the Hambantota Port yesterday (17), and the media personnel had been attacked with eggs , missiles and stones by MaRas hooligans and goons…
After getting the family members of the three slain ex-LTTE members in Nedungkea’ni to identify the victims, the Sri Lankan authorities have refused to hand over their dead bodies to the families to conduct a decent funeral. The family members who were allowed to identify the said the victims were shot in close range. [...]
The Sri Lanka Basketball Federation Vice President Yaswanth Muttettuwegama has been appointed as a committee member of the South Asian Basketball Federation (SABF) during the inaugural South Asia 3×3 basketball Championship.
Sri Lanka's powerful top defence official Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has accused the LTTE's global network of sustaining an international propaganda campaign against his country by raising millions of dollars annually.